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chris_smith

posted on 12/11/17 at 09:29 AM Reply With Quote
Decibel meter

Iím pretty close to being ready for Iva, I can have everything tested ie brakes emissions etc at a local garage but I canít get decibels tested and really donít want to have to spend money on one so does anyone have one I can borrow or know whether the free app type are accurate any help greatly received?





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jossey

posted on 12/11/17 at 10:11 AM Reply With Quote
There is one in android store I compared to one they use at the track and it was pretty accurate. About 95-98%

But you can buy them on the bay for under £10 and these are more accurate.

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907

posted on 12/11/17 at 10:52 AM Reply With Quote
I have a decibel meter and have compared it with the apps (Sound Level & SoundMeter) on my iPhone.

They are within 1 or 2% of the meter I have which in turn has been checked against cars at IVA including my own.


Hope this helps

Paul G





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